Safety Intern
Company:Scalo Incorporated
FT/PT Status:Internship
Job Code:24-PITTSBURGH-5-005

Job Responsibilities:

The Scalo Companies include seven companies rooted in the construction field: Burns and Scalo Roofing, Co. (Locations in PA and OH), Cuddy Roofing, Scalo Solar, Burns & Scalo Roof Asset Management, NexGen Design Systems, Inc., and Scalo Inc.

The Scalo Companies have been noted for our product diversification, involving energy and environmental solutions. We are geographically growing our business through continued investment in new technologies and energetic, dedicated employees. 

We are looking for a Safety Intern. If you are looking for a company that values your work, wants to invest in your development and will continue to position itself as a leader in its industry, we could be a good fit for you. 

Responsibilities for Safety Intern:

  • Assist the Safety Director in day-to-day operations such as: site visits and inspections on both a scheduled and random basis to ensure compliance of OSHA and company safety standards.
  • Inspection duties may include documenting and correcting deficiencies, citing safety violations, examining equipment and writing action reports when needed.
  • Collaborate with necessary personnel to aid in the investigation and reporting procedures for all work-related incidents.
  • Create and carry out initiatives to help in the reduction of work-related incidents and injuries through proactive reinforced training campaigns.
  • Facilitate employee safety training and insurance compliance activities.
  • Author and push out updates to all Safety Logs (Toolbox Talks, Safety Reports, Trainings, etc.)
  • Effectively communicate with all levels of management to provide timely feedback of field compliance issues, work-related accidents, and other pertinent safety details
  • Work with Safety Director to regularly update the safety handbook and broadcast changes to appropriate personnel.
  • Assist Project Management and Support Staff as needed.

Job Qualifications:

Qualification for safety intern

  • Working towards a Bachelor’s degree in a Safety Sciences or a related field
  • Possess customer care focus and have ability to communicate effectively with people from diverse backgrounds.
  • Willingness to learn and provide assistance to all operational personnel.
  • Ability to work independently and within a team effectively.
  • Possess a strong sense of accountability and high work standards.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with an emphasis on accuracy and details
  • Able to work at heights and use ladders.
  • Possess a valid driver’s license with no suspension in the past three (3) years.
  • Obtain a permissible background check including drug screen and work-related references.
  • Physically able to tolerate work outdoors at varying temperatures.
  • Capable of bending and lifting to conduct safety inspections.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least one (1) year of experience in a Safety role
  • OSHA-10 certification, OSHA-30 certification preferred.
  • Construction industry experience
  • Insurance investigating and reporting experience

Pay: $15/hour

Work location: Pittsburgh, PA 15205